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Call of life [videorecording] / Video Project presents ; a film by Species Alliance ; executive producer, David Ulansey ; directed by Monte Thompson ; produced by Chera Van Burg
Alternate Title Subtitle on container: Facing the mass extinction [videorecording]
[San Francisco, CA] : Distributed by Video Project, c2010
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  QH75 .C325 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Endangered species
Extinction (Biology)
Ecology -- Effect of human beings on
Population -- Economic aspects
Population -- Environmental aspects
Coexistence of species
Ecological carrying capacity
Biodiversity conservation
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Environmental films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD-R
Language SDH captions for the deaf and hearing impaired
Performer/Participant Narrator: Peter Coyote
Credits Directors of photography, Steve Davy, Peter McCandless ; editors, Greg Tennant, Monte Thompson ; music, Hans Christian, Richard Wormstall
Summary The film investigates the growing threat posed by the rapid and massive loss of biodiversity on the planet. Examines the primary drivers of species loss: habitat destruction, global warming, pollution, and invasive species, all the result of human population and our consumption patterns. Features leading scientists, social scientists, environmentalists and others
Contents Mass extinction -- Does it matter? -- Direct drivers -- Hidden drivers -- Last chance -- Answer the call
Note Includes original theatrical trailer
Alternate Author Thompson, Monte
Coyote, Peter
Species Alliance (Organization)
Video Project

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